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Richard Ristich "Rick"

1959 — November 4, 2022

It is with deep sorrow that we announce the passing of Rick Ristich on November 4, 2022 at the age of 63.  Dearly beloved husband to Christine for 40 amazing years. In his last few hours, he was comforted by his family and many friends. Due to his caring nature and heart of gold, Rick was fondly considered as a dad, grandfather, mentor and friend to many.  He will be fondly missed and not ever forgotten.  A Celebration of Life Gathering will be held on Sunday, December 11, 2022 from 2 p.m. - 6 p.m. at The Buttery Restaurant, located inside the Best Western Voyager Place Hotel, 17565 Yonge Street, Newmarket.  A special thank-you goes out to the wonderful ICU staff at Southlake Regional Health Centre. In memory of Rick, donations made to a charity of your choice would be appreciated. Arrangements entrusted to the M.W. Becker Funeral Home, Keswick. Sign online condolences at

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*** Rooms are available at a reduced rate if guests would like to stay the night. When booking, just mention that you're there for Rick's Celebration of Life Gathering. ***  Direct Line to the hotel - (905) 895-2131 

To send flowers to the family in memory of Richard Ristich "Rick", please visit our flower store.

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Celebration of Life Gathering

Sunday, December 11, 2022

2:00 - 6:00 pm (Eastern time)

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